Antonio de Alcedo

Books & Manuscripts / 1735 to 1812

Antonio de Alcedo (1735 - 1812) was a Spanish soldier and scholar.Born in a settlement near to Quito (Ecuador), Alcedo was a military officer in the Spanish Army, and a notable historian and geographer. He is best known for his pioneering, five-volume work in American geography and history, The geographical... . (Read more on Wikipedia)

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Geographical & Historical Dictionary of America &...